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post #13 of Old 05-16-2012
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Re: What went wrong while sailing downwind?

It's not difficult to set up a preventer to control the main when you're DDW. Makes life a lot easier when boat is changing heading from following sea. Friction devices are also good although more difficult and expensive to set up.

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